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Alexandre Vinokourov bags Liege-Bastogne-Liege

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The winner Alexandre Vinokourov said, “I’ve turned the page.” He caused his team Astana to pull out of the race and was kicked off the second stage win for the 2007 Tour de France because of blood doping.

Vinokourov leaves a pool of all-time favorites well-wishers in awe when he bagged the oldest one-day classic for the second time.

Vinokourov was banned for two years after he won the same title last 2005. Now, he comes back with a blast by finishing first over Alexandre Kolobnev of Russia who finished second and Alejandro Valverde (who won twice) of Spain who stood in third place in just a little over six and a half hours.

Vino who was consistently denying the cause of his suspension is equipped with much strength. His winning the Italy Tour if Trentino, with Kolobnev seemingly alongside him in the final 15 km of the race, is plain proof of that he is…

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SaxoBank Hopeful to Win Liege Through Cancellara

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Fabian Cancellara sprinted into cycling history to become the 10th rider to ever win a double victory, the Tour of Flanders and the Paris-Roubaix at the very same year. The Swiss feels that now is the time for him to take a break and enjoy a taste of his huge triumphant success.

Bjarne Riis, Saxo Bank bigwig thinks otherwise. He believes that Cancellara should keep his focus on the Liege-Bastogne-Liege that lies ahead of him within his grasp. Riis is very confident that Spartacus is at his best form of his career ever and should meet the challenge to race at Amstel and Liege. Riis believes he can win it. Cancellara must grab the opportunity that awaits him.

Cancellara has in mind in bagging the five cycling monuments. He has won three and there’s no stopping him now. There are no talks about the upcoming Ardennes classics at the moment. Riis leaves…

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